Egyptian crossing to Sinai
Assaf Yagoury the most famous Israeli captive
Deversoir operation (The Gap)
Memorials of Israeli soldier about Yom Kippur War
Intelligence and the Yom Kippur War of 1973
Photos of war
Operation Nickel Grass (American Airlift)(Update)
Anwar Al Sadat man of the year ( Time 1977)
Sadat's Address to the Israeli Knesset
The Nobel Peace
Prize for 1978
Al-Ahram Weekly Celebrate October War Jubilee
Website of Chief of
General Staff Saad Al Shazly
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site is dedicated to 6 October war which is
worldwide known as Yom Kippur. This war happened on
6th of October 1973 when Egypt and Syria declared
the war against Israel to restore back the Egyptian
and the Syrian lands, which were unrightfully
occupied by Israel in 1967, not to assault on
othersí rights as it was published on different
western and Israeli websites.
The site will
only cover the war on Egyptian front due to lack of
sources about the war on Golan Heights (Syrian
"By all military
measures, 6th of October war can be described, at
least, as a military miracle" Anwar Al Saddat (The
late Egyptian president during war) in October 16th,
If anyone carefully
examined the incidents of 6th of October war, he
would realize that Al Saddat and all his men at that
time, such as Ahmed Ismail, the General Commander,
Saad Al Shazley, the Chief Of Staff, and others,
had bear the burden of war during very difficult
circumstances. On the economic level, Egypt was
suffering from extreme spreading poverty due to the
consequent wars and its losses. While on the
military level, Egyptís circumstances would not have
bear another defeat after what happened in the War
of 1967 and the massacre, which the Egyptian
Military forces were exposed at that time.
Therefore, regardless of these great people's
mistakes which were done unintentionally, or for
political reasons, we have to greet them for the
great achievement, which have engraved by their
hands and souls in the page of our history.
In order to totally
comprehend and appreciate this military miracle, we
have to get to know:
- The Agranat Commission
- The Peace
(Conversation between Prime Minister
Golda Meir and Dr. Henry A.
Kissinger, Secretary of the state. The
place: The Guest House (Herzilyya) near
Tel Aviv. Monday 22 October 1973 .
If some steadiness could be produced (from Egyptian
Forces), maybe your force (across the canal) would
Meir: They (The Egyptian Forces) didn't collapse, but
they're in disorder. But it is not like 1967.
Read it all here (
The National Security Archive, The
October War and U.S Policy)
Why Yom Kippur day?
What is Barlev Line?
Why Egypt not did
extend its attack to the passes?
What about the reality of the American
the Israeli crossing towards the canal realized the military objective
did the war stop?
was the situation on 28 October the last day of the war?